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ANNA CANELAS - LAROSA'S MVP OF THE WEEK WINNER
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NAME: Anna Canelas
SCHOOL: Highlands High School
SPORT(S): Tennis
GRADUATING YR.: 2006
GREATEST ACHIEVEMENT: Regional Champ and making all A's in same year
BIRTHDATE: 1-3-88
HEIGHT/WEIGHT: 5'3" - 120 lbs.
RESIDENCE: Ft. Thomas
PARENTS: Carlos & Margarita
FUTURE GOAL: "Become a physician."
MVP ACCOMPLISHMENTS: This senior amazingly has been playing varsity singles since the 6th grade, and is part of Kentucky tennis lore – last season she and her brother, Highland's then-freshman Richard, became only the 2nd sister-brother team in state history to each win a regional final in the same year. Anna compiled an 18-2 record last year while winning the regional title for the second time and making it to the state quarterfinals. Twice she has been named Northern Kentucky Player of the Year. Anna also ran 2 years of cross country for the Bluebirds. She comes by her athletic talent naturally – dad Carlos is a former soccer player in Buenos Aires. An outstanding honor roll student, she has received the school Straight-A Award and has been inducted into the Sum Laude Society. Her favorite athlete is Rafael Nadal and her most-like-to-meet is Roger Federer.

COACH'S QUOTE -- "Anna works very hard to improve her tennis game while maintaining a 4.0. Her work ethic is unbelievable. She is a very talented tennis player." Shelby Jones, Tennis Coach